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‘Health, Love, Soul’: Sagittal Soul Takes Whole-Body,...

At Tuff Martial Arts Studio in Miami, Fla., people eagerly wait for their Zumba instructor to waltz through the door. A certified Zumba and...

How Race and Money Stood In the...

“When you get to be a person of my age, you know your triggers,” Raeshal Solomon of Nashville stated when talking about how she...

Surprising Study Shows Blacks Are Not As...

The New England Journal of Medicine recently did a study revealing that Black people have lower levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (a protein associated with...

Tia Mowry-Hardrict Gives Body-Shamers Who Called Her...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQASDh2Ewzc   On Friday's episode of the daytime talk show The Real, Tia Mowry-Hardrict tells body-shamers that all women are beautiful no matter their size. In the...

Standing, Treadmill Desks Do Not Improve Health,...

A new report released earlier this week by researchers at the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health says that trendy new standing and treadmill desks...

Why You Need This African Superfruit in...

There are several beneficial superfoods in the world, including moringa, acai, goji and  wheatgrass. However, there is one particular superfood that hasn't gotten enough...

Study Shows Getting Too Much Sleep Can...

We've long been told that sleep is the ideal remedy for most ailments. There has been a general belief among most people that the...

Should Black People Reconsider Their Views on...

On OWN’s The Haves and The Have Nots, veteran actor Patrick Faucette’s character Tony Watson resorts to some very devious methods to acquire a...

Prescription Drug Hike Could Effect Blacks Most

The New York Times recently reported the purchase of an antiviral drug by an ex-hedge fund manager would lead to an increase in cost...

‘I Can’t Breathe’: African-Americans, Race Trauma and...

A white man walks into a church in Charleston and sits quietly among a bible study group for an hour before mentioning something about...

Study: Racism May Be Leading to Greater...

The stress associated with feeling discriminated against could be having a negative effect on the health of Blacks, specifically on the kidneys, according to...

10 Leading Causes of Death for Black...

10. Alzheimer's Disease According to the Alzheimer's Association, Alzheimer's disease is more prevalent among Blacks than whites. The organization predicts that over the next 30 years,...

Got Blood? Black Folks Across the Nation...

Five years ago, 12-year-old Kenney Moore suffered a stroke because of sickle cell anemia. He’s been battling the genetic disease that affects 1 in...

Happiness Is the Key to Good Health:...

Because the mind and body are connected, feelings about our health dictate our lifestyle choices regarding food, exercise, alcohol, sleep and sex. Self-love is a big...

Activity-Tracker Review: Nike Fuel Band, Fitbit or...

Activity trackers have been gaining a lot of attention over the past year or so, as people look to technology to help them become...

Fast Food Hamburgers May Only Contain 2...

They may be a convenient way to satiate your hunger while on the go, but fast food hamburgers appear to offer little in the...

Food for Life: Colon Cancer Patients Should...

People with colon cancer who continue to eat a lot of red and processed meats may have increased odds of dying from the disease,...

Good Eats: Eight Power Foods That Can...

Allergies are indeed bothersome. But instead of reaching out to the usual medications, individuals can now seek relief from various foods. Among the known...

Cheryl Richardson Explains the ‘Art of Extreme...

In Cheryl Richardson’s book The Art of Extreme Self Care: Transform Your Life One Month at a Time, she breaks down the beauty of...

How to Shrink Belly Fat in Two...

Summer season is upon us and for some that means hitting the gym a little harder. But, if you're finding that for all your...

NY Mayor Michael Bloomberg Wants Cigarette Displays...

A new proposed law for New York City Michael Bloomberg would force retailers to move tobacco products out of the sight of minors, in an...